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County News

May 24, 2016

Understanding the different types of ticks that are found in the state and how to remove ticks if they become attached to a human or domestic animal is the focus of a new Iowa State University Extension and Outreach publication. Article here.

May 24, 2016

Iowa State University's Department of Entomology teaches youth all of the great things about insects! Participants can view and interact with live insects and other arthropods from around the world. Free Camp. Click on Title for more information.

May 24, 2016
  • Do you like to take things apart just to see how they run?
  • Are you into engineering and learning new technology?
  • Do you like to build and create new things?

                   Then 4-H Robotics Camp is for YOU!

May 17, 2016

When people start counting the “extras” they spend their money on, they’re often surprised how quickly the dollars add up. “Your Money, Your Future” workshops help participants understand their spending patterns and make changes to reach their financial goals.

May 11, 2016

Gary Wright, an Iowa State alumnus with extensive experience in agricultural finance and production, has joined the Iowa State University Extension and Outreach team as a farm management specialist.


Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

People from 14 states contributed handmade squares to “yarn bomb” an Ames building. ISU Extension and Outreach specialist Jennifer Drinkwater explains the result: Intertwine, public art that engages Iowans.

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach News

May 25, 2016 04:03 PM

The sycamore tree is one of Iowa’s largest trees, found mainly in the eastern and southern parts of the state. It’s a great...

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